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  • All About the Rubber Tree

    Read on to find out more about the tree that has often been at the forefront of sustainability debates on ethical sourcing.
  • 10 Super Cool Facts About Trees

    Most of the time, we overlook the trees that surround us in our everyday lives. They line our streets, shade our habitats, and even assist in producing the oxygen we breathe. Yet, trees are often forgotten as being a central part of not just our natural environment but also our social environment. Here are 10 interesting and fun facts about trees that remind us of just how integral they are to our lives.
  • The Negative Effects of Deforestation

    It’s no secret that the phenomenon is a serious ecological issue that is intrinsically tied to the ongoing climate crisis that threatens to alter our way of life irreparably. Fortunately, organizations like WWF, One Tree Planted, and many others are making strides to replace trees that are being consumed far more quickly than they can grow. Let’s talk about the largest three impacts of deforestation.  
  • The Top 3 Regions Most Affected by Deforestation

    Widespread deforestation continues to occur worldwide despite decades of public outrage and protests from climate scientists. Agricultural and infrastructure expansion, logging, and wood harvesting are the leading causes of Earth’s vanishing wooded areas. The countries that have been impacted by deforestation most are Brazil, Central American countries, the United States, Canada, Alaska, and Russia. 
  • 7 Tips and Tricks to Living a More Sustainable Lifestyle

    Adopting an eco-friendly lifestyle has never been more critical. Not only will changing up your usual routine help the planet, but it’s healthier for you, too! We’ve come up with a few ways that you can be more sustainable in your everyday life while decreasing your own carbon footprint. If we weren’t social distancing in the age of Covid, we might suggest carpooling or taking public transportation, but the risk of transmission is far too high. Instead, we’ll suggest things you can do from the safety of your own home.
  • Bark Potty is Granted a Coveted Slot in the Top Twenty PSC Accredited Companies for 2020-2021

    We at Bark Potty have committed to ensuring that we generate a zero-impact carbon footprint from day one as part of our corporate responsibility and commitment to the planet. Our entire business is predicated on sustainability, from where we source our raw materials right up to our annual per-sale charitable contribution to One Tree Planted through our partnership with 1% for the Planet.
  • Wooden'cha Know! 13 Things You Never Knew Were Made from Trees

    Tons of things we use everyday like paper and cardboard are made from trees, but that’s just the top of the canopy. Here’s a list of surprising everyday items that you might not know (or forgot) were made from trees.
  • What Are Sustainable Forestry Practices?

    Sustainable forestry practices are an important piece to the larger puzzle that is forest conservation. It’s absolutely critical for foresting companies to follow these practices because it is tantamount to the Earth’s longevity as a life-generating ecosystem. Read on to learn about some important sustainable forestry practices.
  • The Power of One - Bark Potty's Partnerships with One Tree Planted and 1% for the Planet

    Bark Potty, our innovative pee pad pad, is made from repurposed bark which is a byproduct of the forestry industry. This means that no additional trees are chopped down to make it, we’re just putting the leftovers to good use! You know what they say; one man’s trash is another man’s indoor pet potty solution! We’re also dedicated to our planet and helping to keep our home healthy. That’s why we donate 1% of our sales to One Tree Planted through our partnership with 1% for the Planet. Read on to learn more about these great organizations we’re proud to partner with!
  • Why Are Trees so Important Anyways?

    We all know trees are important in a general sense, by why exactly? In short, trees are absolutely integral to the continued existence of most life forms on this planet. Read on for a few reasons why.